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March 2023

Rehearsing Repair

Lisa Hsiao Chen

February 18, 2023, 2:00 – 4:15pm

TFW You’re Techno and Oriental

Through an illustrated lecture artist Suhyun Choi will demonstrate how movies can promote or challenge techno-orientalism.

February 11, 2023, 1:00 – 6:00pm

Day-long Convening: Re-Configuring Our Relationships with Our Tech and Ourselves

Suhyun Choi

This day-long convening will delve into the ways in which relationship building – with ourselves, our communities, & our tech objects.

January 26–February 26, 2023

Opening Memorial for Artist’s Laptop

Join us for a ritual marking the passing of artist Suhyun Choi’s laptop.

January 26 – March 4, 2023

Memorial for Laptop

Suhyun Choi

The public is invited to donate their broken personal devices and write loving farewell letters to acknowledge their relationships

January 14, 2023 at 3:00pm

Columbus Confessionals: Closing Reception & Performance

A participatory performance that will include a guided meditation and vocalization and musical accompaniment of the collective liturgy to be offered.

December 17, 2022 at 1:00pm

Columbus Mold-Making Workshop

In this hands-on workshop, attendees will learn the basics of plaster and silicone mold-making.

December 10, 2022 at 3:00am

Online Presentation & Discussion with Dr. Katherine Hite Art⇔ Empathy ⇔ Justice: Toward Reparative Forms of Justice in Memorial Art

Dr. Katherine Hite, professor of Political Science at Vassar College will discuss her work with the Politics and the Art of Commemoration in Latin Ame

November 17, 2022–January 14, 2023

Can a Sculpture feel Pain?/ Columbus Confessionals

Jean-Marc Superville Sovak

October 29, 2022, 2:00 – 7:00pm

Black Movement in Digital Spaces: Part 2

Day 2 of 2—incorporating a mediation workshop, a motion capture workshop, followed by a panel discussion.

October 22, 2022, 2:00 – 6:00pm

Black Movement in Digital Spaces: Part 1

Day 1 of 2—incorporating a mediation workshop, a motion capture workshop, followed by a panel discussion.

September 22, 2022, 6:00 – 8:00pm

Opening Reception: LaJuné McMillian's Black Movement Pop Up Library

Artist LaJuné McMIllian and curator Yvonne Mpwo invite you to the first look at LaJué's Session space.

September 15–October 29, 2022

Black Movement Pop Up Library

LaJuné McMillian and Yvonne Mpwo

May 20–June 25, 2022

Secure the Bag, Mint the Soaps and Throw the Bones

Francheska Alcántara

This session is a site of exchange that aims to recontextualize the intricate histories of the brown paper bag and Hispano cuaba soap.

May 20–June 25, 2022

I Woke Up and Chose Violence

Caroline Garcia

I Woke Up and Chose Violence is a response to the murders and deaths of BIPOC people inflicted by the hegemonic systems.

April 2–May 6, 2022

The Motion Picture Association for Maintaining Personal Ambivalence

Rashayla Marie Brown and Jamila Raegan

RMB will fashion the Session into an independent filmmaking space where audiences can alter the traumatic endings of movies they want to love.

January 13–March 4, 2022

A Common Thread

Rowan Renee

A Common Thread will transform Recess into a collaborative weaving studio that explores craft.

November 11–December 18, 2021

Black Tape Ebony Frame

Zachary Fabri

Black Tape Ebony Frame celebrates the living moments of Fabri’s African American family and friends by creating a reel-to-reel analog audio recording.

September 7–October 19, 2021

Dana’s Beauty Supply

Dana Davenport

Dana’s Beauty Supply constructs an experimental beauty supply store and hair gel manufacturing lab.